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Dressing Table and Mirror #12339

CC010.005.237 (RS243608)

Description

Black-and-white photograph of dressing table with attached mirror. Neoclassical-style toilet or dressing table has rectangular form; narrow backsplash with concave corners; overhanging top with molded edge; two sets of two shallow drawers with bail handles flanking a shallow center drawer; center drawer has carved ornament at center and carved foliate scroll brackets beneath; fluted and carved stiles; tapered round fluted legs with cuffs; and cylindrical feet. Rectangular mirror frame has slightly arched top with concave corners; molded rim; and two fluted columnar supports with ovoid finials and carved acanthus leaves above rectangular blocks securing mirror supports to table. Handwritten notes on page include wood type, dimensions and A. H. Davenport Co. detail number 12339.

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Details

Collection Name
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
Collection Code
CC010
Dates
1913-1914, undated
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 black-and-white photograph (7 3/16 x 9 3/16 inches)
Dimensions
7 3/16x 9 3/16 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Corporate Records
Description Level
Item
GUSN
314588
Reference Code
CC010.005.237

Record details

Originator
Possibly A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Photographer)
Possibly Irving & Casson - A. H. Davenport Co. (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
dressing tables
mirrors
Material Type
black-and-white photographs
photographs
Related Items
"Toilet Table for Stock"

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